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BOLT Charitable Foundation, in partnership with Support Ontario Youth and Ontario Building & Construction Tradeswomen, are proud to present the BOLT Women in Construction Scholarship for female apprentices in the construction trades.
Successful recipients receive $500 and are connected to a female mentor from their own or similar trade to help provide additional career advice and support.
BOLT creates awareness about the diversity of careers in the industry through Speak Outs, offers immersive career exploration through Days of Discovery and Job Shadowing, and provides financial assistance for post-secondary and skilled training programs.
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Anyone who meets the eligibility criteria above can apply for the scholarship at any time. Multiple scholarships are awarded throughout the year and can be applied to the costs of workwear, tools, in-class training, or living expenses.
|• January 1 to March 31||(successful recipients announced in April/May)|
|• April 1 to June 30||(successful recipients announced in July/August)|
|• July 1 to Sept 30||(successful recipients announced in October/November)|
|• Oct 1 to Dec 31||(successful recipients announced in January February)|
Status: Applications OPEN – Apply Today!
For further information and to apply, please click below:APPLY NOW
Support Ontario Youth is proud to promote a diverse workforce and support women in the skilled trades.
To learn more, please visit our Women in the Trades section here.
Congratulations to our most recent recipients of the BOLT Women in Construction Scholarship. We are honoured to have supported such outstanding women in their apprenticeship journey.
See how this scholarship has helped them to achieve their goals.
This Employment Ontario Program is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.